Walk l127 Pendle Hill and Stang Top Moor from Barley

Lancashire's Iconic Hill - and a bit more


Route outline for walk l127:

Barley  -  Lower Ogden Reservoir  -  The Pendle Way  -  Upper Ogden Reservoir  -  Boar Clough  -  Ogden Clough  -  Pendle Moor  -  Barley Moor  -  Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)  -  Pendle House  -  Ing Head Farm  -  Ing Ends  -  Barley  -  Lower Black Moss Reservoir  -  Upper Black Moss Reservoir  -  Stang Top Moor  -  White Hough  -  Barley.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

In 1612 ten women & two men who lived in the area surrounding Pendle Hill were charged with the murders of ten people by the use of witchcraft. During this series of trials, that has become known as the Lancashire witch trials, ten were found guilty & executed by hanging; one was found not guilty & one died in prison before being tried.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) at 557m (1828ft). Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is also known as an English Dewey (58th highest in England, 133rd in England & Wales)Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) is also classified as an English Marilyn (60th highest in England, 853rd highest in the UK).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL21 or OL41
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 103
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk l127 Pendle Hill and Stang Top Moor from Barley

In no particular order . . .

Pendle Water, Barley

Pendle Water, Barley

Photo: Val Jakeman (5)

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) summit

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (16)

Pendle Water from Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Pendle Water from Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (9)

Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Looking East from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (1)

Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (2)

On the summit of a very windy Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

On the summit of a very windy Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Clare Howard (5)

Boar Clough

Boar Clough

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (12)

Upper Ogden Reservoir

Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (11)

Water channel between Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs

Water channel between Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs

Photo: Martin Poole (6)

Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Barley, Ing Ends and Ogden Reservoirs from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (14)

Memorial seat on the Pendle Way near the North end of Lower Ogden Reservoir

Memorial seat on the Pendle Way near the North end of Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (7)

Crossing Boar Clough on the way up Pendle Hill

Crossing Boar Clough on the way up Pendle Hill

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (13)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (4)

Overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (7)

Lone tree on the access track between Lower and Upper Ogden Reservoirs

Lone tree on the access track between Lower and Upper Ogden Reservoirs

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (6)

Approaching Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Approaching Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (4)

Overflow channel at Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Overflow channel at Lower Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (1)

The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The Black Moss Reservoirs (Upper and Lower) and Pendle House from the top Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (15)

Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Ogden Reservoirs from the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Martin Poole (2)

Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (5)

Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Approaching the summit of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) from the South

Photo: Martin Poole (3)

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

The East face path up of Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End) wih Pendle House below

Photo: Martin Poole (5)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

The Big Cairn on Pendle Hill (Beacon Or Big End)

Photo: Gerry Smith (3)

On the Pendle Way  crossing the Inlet stream feeding Lower Ogden Reservoir

On the Pendle Way crossing the Inlet stream feeding Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (8)

Lower Ogden Reservoir

Lower Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (3)

On the Pendle Way  crossing the Inlet stream coming from Upper Ogden Reservoir

On the Pendle Way crossing the Inlet stream coming from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Martin Poole (9)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Heather Walsh (3)

Bridleway near Barley

Bridleway near Barley

Photo: Val Jakeman (3)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Water cascading down the overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Water cascading down the overflow channel from Upper Ogden Reservoir

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (8)

Bridleway near Barley

Bridleway near Barley

Photo: Val Jakeman (4)

The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

The lovely skies over Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (541)

Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Upper Ogden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Mike Mcdonnell (10)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk l127 Pendle Hill and Stang Top Moor from Barley


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